Mike to Ike: It’s over

Is this the end for candy’s dynamic duo? Plus, two ‘old birds’ tweet for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese, pussy willows give Anderson Copper the giggles, Cokes for hugs, and more.

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If Mike and Ike are going to make it through this trying time, they had better not be a sale item on the shelves at Rite Aid. If so, consumers probably wouldn’t find any of the candy in stock, as is the case with a large portion of the store’s advertised, discounted products nearly 80 percent of the time. Tricky, tricky.

At 90 years young, Betty White shows you’re never too old to learn new tricks. Only this time, the trick was on her “Hot in Cleveland” costar Valerie Bertinelli. When an “official” Betty White Twitter handle launched on Tuesday evening, the Hollywood legend feigned ignorance about it. It wasn’t until Bertinelli later cautioned her own followers about the account that she learned someone should have cautioned her not to be so gullible. Turns out, @BettyMWhite is the real deal.

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